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MidAtlantic Farm Credit has announced the deadline to register for the AgBiz Masters educational program as October 31. The two-year program is available to young, beginning, small, and minority farmers located within the association’s five state territory who are interested in obtaining business and marketing skills that will help them enhance their agriculture career.  . Read More »

MidAtlantic Farm Credit recently announced the hiring of Sarah Bryan as a loan officer. She will be based in the association’s Quarryville, Pennsylvania office. Bryan will report directly to Jim Aird, MidAtlantic Farm Credit’s PennMarVa Division Vice President.   “Sarah is very bright and we’re fortunate to have her as a part of our sales. Read More »

We don’t want to scare you, but the holidays will be here before you know it! It’s almost time to start planning the extravagant feasts we look forward to all year and we’ve got some recipes for you to add to the list. You may recognize them from last year’s fourth quarter Leader magazine, but. Read More »

The crop insurance agents with MidAtlantic Farm Credit want to remind producers that important fall sales closing dates are approaching for purchasing crop insurance. Wheat and barley sales close on September 30, pasture rangeland and forage (PRF) closes on November 15, and nursery, orchards, and vineyards close on November 22.

By: Bill Schrodel, Farm Credit Loan Officer   The green industry is one I know well. As a loan officer with Farm Credit, many of my customers are in the nursery garden business. I help them carve their path to success, whether it is by teaching them nursery business requirements or by simply helping them. Read More »

MidAtlantic Farm Credit has partnered with Pennsylvania Association for Sustainable Agriculture (PASA) to develop their Building the SOIL (Strategic Outreach for Innovation and Leadership) project. As part of the partnership, Farm Credit will donate $125,000 to PASA over the next five years.   “We’re thrilled to continue our support of PASA by helping them launch. Read More »

1. Business Skills Learn business and financial management concepts critical for your farm business. Topics covered include: Year 1: Megatrends of Agriculture, Strategic Business Planning, Preparing for your Lender, Constructing a Balance Sheet, Income Statement and Cash Flow Projection Year 2: Understanding Lending Decisions, Farm Business Management Factors and Benchmarks, Growth and Transition Management, Personal. Read More »

MidAtlantic Farm Credit, a members-owned cooperative and an institution of the national Farm Credit system, recently reported their second quarter financial results for 2016. Average accruing loan volume for the first six months of 2016 was $2.45 billion, an increase of 8.2 percent compared to the same 2015 period. Net income for the quarter was. Read More »

Did you know August 7 – 13 is National Farmers Market Week? Even if you didn’t, it’s not too late to stop by your local market and support your local farmer. When you support locally grown produce, you’re gaining more than just farm fresh produce to feed your family.   Here are 5 important things. Read More »

There are a lot of things important to us at Farm Credit: it’s important to us that we treat our customers fairly and with respect; it’s important to us that we hire and keep professional, dedicated, and talented people; it’s important to us that we hold ourselves to the highest standards of ethics and integrity.. Read More »